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Articles about colour

Think again!

Published 3 April 2018

The Daily Express is outraged in 1966 when the government announces there will be no colour on BBC-1 and ITV

If only he could be here now…

Published 14 August 2017

Margaret Baird talks to the TVTimes in 1969 about her life with the inventor of television

How ITV set the pace in colour

Published 12 June 2017

Colour comes to ITV, courtesy of tests done by ITA chief engineer Howard Steele

ITV: the answer to complaints

Published 9 May 2017

The ITA answers back to critics who say ITV is too violent and commercial

Face up to colour

Published 15 November 2016

The changes the make-up artists at Thames, Yorkshire and ATV had to make for the introduction of colour TV

It all began with green stripes on my face

Published 15 November 2016

Noele Gordon remembers testing colour television with John Logie Baird in the 1930s

We broke the code

Published 2 February 2016

I think we now know ‘what’, but not ‘why’

Thames goes colour

Published 10 July 2015

A little campaign for a big change

Having faith in colour

Published 26 January 2015

Sydney Bernstein argues against going colour in 1969

Getting 2 colour

Published 25 July 2014

The BBC encourages us to tune our sets correctly for BBC-2 and colour in 1968